[WASHINGTON] The International Monetary Fund strongly supports the European Central Bank's recent proposal to increase provision requirements for new non-performing loans, IMF European...

INTERNATIONAL Monetary Fund (IMF) managing director Christine Lagarde urged global leaders on Wednesday not to reject international trade as policy shifts by Washington and London force resets on...

[WASHINGTON] The International Monetary Fund spent decades telling the world's governments how to run their economies on an American-inspired blueprint that became known as the Washington...

THE Asean+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (Amro) has signed agreements to improve collaboration with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the European Stability Mechanism (ESM).

[TOKYO] The International Monetary Fund Tuesday raised its growth forecast for Japan's economy this year and next, but warned that a shrinking labour force and weak inflation will be a drag on...

VETERAN economist Taimur Baig is DBS Bank's chief economist and managing director for group research from Monday, the bank announced on Friday. Mr Baig takes over from David Carbon, who is...

VETERAN economist Taimur Baig is joining DBS Bank on Monday as its chief economist and managing director for group research, the bank announced on Friday.

[WASHINGTON] The world economy is gaining strength and extending the broadest recovery since the start of the decade even as issues such as inequality threaten to fray the fabric of society,...

[CAIRO] Egypt has made a "good start" to its IMF-backed reform programme despite seeking waivers for missing some targets in June and a deeper-than-expected currency depreciation, but...

[TOKYO] The Bank of Japan should maintain its massive monetary stimulus and enhance its communication of how it expects to achieve its two per cent inflation target, a senior IMF official said on...